Lillian chricelda Nkosi

Rookie (07 March 1987 / South Africa)

Life - Poem by Lillian chricelda Nkosi

In life I have learned that
Crying doesn't help
Depending on people doesn't help either
But I assure you
Standing up and doing things for yourself is even better!

Though sometimes we seek but cannot find
Though sometimes we knock but no doors open
Though sometimes we ask but receiveth not
Though sometimes we work but no pay
That doesn't mean we must give up

People say life is a journey, enjoy it
Some say life is a game, play it
But I say.....
Life is a test, make sure you pass it

Sometimes we fail
Sometimes we think the pressure is too much to handle
Sometimes we feel like we've had it and want no more
But that is no reason for us to stop believing in ourselves and give up!

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  • Veteran Poet - 1,964 Points Kee Thampi (6/20/2006 5:28:00 AM)

    People say life is a journey, enjoy it
    Some say life is a game, play it
    But
    this is nice tom read (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, June 20, 2006

Poem Edited: Saturday, August 7, 2010


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